STXfilms has set a June 29, 2018 release date for Amy Schumer’s comedy I Feel Pretty. The film marks the directorial debut of Abby Kohn and Marc Silverstein. The movie is scheduled to begin shooting in Boston this month.
Schumer is playing an ordinary woman who struggles with feelings of insecurity and inadequacy on a daily basis who wakes from a fall believing she is suddenly the most beautiful and capable woman on the planet.
Wonderland Sound and Vision’s McG and Mary Viola will produce with Voltage Pictures’ Alissa Phillips, Dominic Rustam and Nicolas Chartier. Schumer will also produce. Kevin Kane, a frequent collaborator of Schumer’s will co-produce.
Jonathan Deckter and Justin Bursch are executive producers. STXfilms bought the distribution rights on May 25. Michelle Williams, Rafe Spall and Emily Ratajkowski have been cast in I Feel Pretty.